Growing evidence that Russia is linked to 'Macron Leaks'

By and Anastasia Kirilenko

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When the news broke the mainstream Russian media were delighted. On June 1st in interviews with first Associated Press then Russia Today, the director of the National Cybersecurity Agency of France (ANSSI), Guillaume Poupard, declared that there was no formal sign of Russian hackers being behind the so-called 'Macron Leaks'. This is the name given to the huge numbers of emails from Emmanuel Macron's campaign team that were leaked on the eve of his election as president of France on May 7th.